Found this spider on our sink in the bathroom; let it loose Outside after taking this photo.
Students found this orange and black insect in our school garden at 12:30 in the afternoon. We haven't been able to determine its species, and we're hoping to get more information.
There is an army of ants in a line along a fence. They are coming and going from somewhere.
California Dancer Damselflies (Argia agrioides
8-10 inches long
unknown larva feeding on scotch or french broom.
Only one, but he was busy during all of daylight!
Walks with a wobble. Size of a lady bug.
Black Fluted Elfin Saddle, Leona Canyon, Oakland, California
Emetic Russula, Russula emetica, Leona Canyon, Oakland, California
Honey Mushrooms, Armillaria mellea , Leona Canyon, Oakland, California
Lactarius xanthogalactus, Leona Canyon, Oakland, California
Note the yellow staining latex on the flipped cap. When cut it comes out white and stains within 10 seconds to yellow.